Countries/Groups Most Likely to Start World War 3

This war will be the end of us, but I wonder who's going to start it.

The Top Ten

1 United States of America United States of America The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the more.

Trump is threaten Russia, China, North Korea, Syria, Iran and starting trade wars with Mexico and Canada. Trump isn't respected among world leaders, so one of his mistakes could easily start world war 3.

What the heck, people? Trump couldn't start a world war even if he wanted to. He doesn't have the millitary know-how. And plus, Trump isn't trying to cause problems. He's trying to fix problems. He just does a really bad job at it. - JustAnAccount

Donald trump is the person that start the next world war

Their military budget exceeds the next 8 combined. Obviously there is a budget imbalance and you can see a problem in it.
Their military bases are everywhere, and intervenes like A LOT. Vietnam war, Syrian civil war, raiding China, raiding Mexico, etc. USA took a big part in them. The most warmongering country ever.
Good thing Hilary is not voted, or else the world would be on fire now, at Feb 2018. - MChkflaguard_Yt

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2 North Korea North Korea The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. more.

This has to be number one! I am affended that people say USA will start a war because of Donald Trump. I disagree. First off, Trump is much better than Obama and Hilary has done nothing for the past 20 years. We have to give Trump a chance. On the other hand, North Korea is a country that doesn't let anybody live. They hacked into USA. They have nukes. They are dangerous and scary. USA is the best country ever, leave a like if you agree. GO USA!

North Korea is obviously gonna start world war 3 due to the fact that a nuclear brat is the leader in this country and North Korea is LITERALLY THE WORLDS CRAPPIEST COUNTRY!. Stupid nuclear leader and crappy third world country equals boom

North Korea + China is a very warlike alliance. Korea has already shown that they do not have common sense, and they have enough short-range missiles to cause serious problems for someone near them. China has the manpower and economic strength that they might believe that they could win World War 3. Trump will not start WW3 guys, come on!

America is more warmongering. - MChkflaguard_Yt

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3 Russia Russia Russia, known as the "Russian Federation", was formed on Dec 25, 1991. It is located mainly in Asia, while a portion of it remains in Europe. The capital and largest city is Moscow, followed by Saint Petersburg in terms of population. The country primarily speaks Russian, a Slavic language. more.

Putin wants war with the west. He hates everything about western culture, seeing it as incomparable with the existance of the Russian state, and wants to obliterate it. He also wants to rebuild the Soviet Union, but under fascist rather than communist domination. This would involve the annexation of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, which are members of NATO.

Not True, he once said "Whoever doesn't miss the soviet union has no heart, but whoever wants it back has no brain" - SoldierOfFortune

Fun fact putin has went over his two term limit so he's turning the country into a dictator ship

They have a decent military. And if the Chinese says they're going to war, they're definitely going to back them up. - Alpha101

Putin is such an imbecile. - JustAnAccount

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ISIS is taking over the Middle East. They are a threat to humanity. They have terrorists which attacked powerful countries like USA.

We are already at war with ISIS

There a bunch of war creating maniacs

So apparently ISIS is now a country.

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5 China China China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1. 388 billion . It was established in 1949. Its capital is Beijing. The other major cities are Hong Kong and Shanghai. Chinese (Mandarin) is the only more.

Well they do have the largest military, and the largest potential amount of reserve troops.

They have the best military in the world. It's tempting not to use it. - Alpha101

China dosen't have the strongest military in the world, what's everyone talking about. China has the SECOND strongest!

6 Iran Iran Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a sovereign state in Western Asia. The capital city is Teheran and the major city is also Tehran. The language is Persian. more.

They already have a problem with the US. - Alpha101

Us has a problem with them, us is the problem of everything

They could easily bring Russia into conflict with Israel, Europe and the United States.

7 India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world.

The third best military in the world. They usually don't attack other countries like this, but they will if they have to. - Alpha101

India never attack anyone

I highly doubt India will start the war no offense but Pakistan may then India retaliate and then it kicks of but they only get involved if there allies are attacked or they are threatened

As Pakistan is having 6 best army and India is having the 7 best and you can search. And India also had a war with China and always supports terrorism and it can easily be crushed. And its leader modhi killed around 1000 Muslims in Gujarat he can start a war as his own people call him terrorist and if a war starts countries with Pakistan would be China,North Korea, Russia,Iran,Turkey,all of Middle East( not Israel’s),all of Africa( not South Africa) and maybe some Europe countries

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8 Syria Syria

Nah. They have their own war to take care of. - JustAnAccount

9 Israel Israel Israel, officially the State of Israel is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.

They will probably be on the allie's side. - Alpha101

Not that it's their fault - people keep fighting over Israel for almost no reason. - JustAnAccount

They are not true Jews. They are Mystery Babylon followers. The true Jews aren't welcome there.

Israel is behind all the international warfare. Remember, AIPAC is behind all these foreign wars and AIPAC is there to do what Israel wants. Israel created ISIS Israëli Secret Intelligence Service

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10 Sealand Sealand

Are you kidding sealand is in the middle of nowhere and has 1 of population

Sealand strong and is greatest superpower - ikerevievs

Sealand sounds like a local water park.

Swimming in the sealand. - AliciaMae

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The Contenders

11 Turkey Turkey Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. Turkey is bordered by eight countries with Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, more.
12 Ukraine Ukraine Ukraine is a sovereign country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.


If they survive Russian invasion, they will remain the most peaceful nation in Eastern Europe

13 Great Britain

A really good military, and if the US goes to war, they will probably help us. - Alpha101

Have you people not heard of canadian history?

No way! The UK would NEVER start a war! They would help other member of NATO in war, but never cause it.


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14 Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan was established in 1947 and is located in South Asia. Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and is known as the world's second most beautiful capital city. Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar are other major cities of Pakistan. Urdu and English are official languages of Pakistan. World's second more.

They are Muslim living here and supports Terrorism their government don't have an army but army has an government so they are most likely to start a war

Jihadis will attack indians and get vapourised

Pakistan is having the 6 best army in the world and its rival India has the 7 best and Pakistan has less chances to start a war but will be a main member if war is started the group of Pakistan would be Pakistan,china,Russia,North Korea,Iran all the Africa except s Africa, Middle East, gulf and countries like turkey,Iraq,Thailand,Germany and Canada against U.K.,USA,India,France,South Korea and some of there allies

15 Afghanistan Afghanistan Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
16 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia (Middle east) constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. The official Language is Arabic The capital city is Riyadh.

If US needs camels for battle, it's Saudi Arabia off course

17 South Korea South Korea South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.

South Korea doesn't want war, with the north, China or anyone else. For a war to start, the north will have to attack them.

Super junior

Team: USA and japan
Attack: North korea - SpencerJC

18 Iraq Iraq
19 Australia Australia Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry. The country's official language is English.

Australia's not really the fighting type, but they are a strong country and may be a valuable ally. - Alpha101

Thanks we are nice and caring in most parts of Australia

20 United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.

I can feel that, I'm in uae - JeanMicheal35

21 Palestine Palestine
22 Germany Germany Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. more.
23 Mexico Mexico

Mexico is going to start a war by cutting off tacos to the US.

Donald trump is the person that start the next world war he added this on the list thank god Mexico would start WW3 Would lose USA would win

24 Beliebers

They will kill us all

True - HelloMyfriend

25 Japan Japan Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. more.

Probably japan will attack North korea
Teams: USA and South Korea
Attack: North korea - SpencerJC

26 Canada Canada Canada is a country in North America that is next to the United States, and it's the 2nd largest country in the world (size is 9.985 million km²). This country has 10 provinces, and 3 territories. Canada became a dominion on July 1, 1867. Its 10 provinces are: Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, Alberta, more.

Really? Why is Canada in this list?

27 Taliban
28 Iceland Iceland Iceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is a Nordic island country between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean.


Vote to comment are you kidding me?! Iceland is a peaceful country, and there is no way iceland will start WW3, It is a safe country

Stop spreading false information!

29 Greenland Greenland Greenland is an autonomous country within the Danish Realm, located between the Arctic and Atlantic Oceans, east of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.

The only army they have is snowmen and kids toy soldiers.

Yeah, right. There aren't enough Greenlanders to fill Vatican City. - JustAnAccount

30 Algeria Algeria Algeria, officially People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a sovereign state in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast.
31 North Sentinel Island North Sentinel Island
32 Serbia
33 Somalia Somalia


34 Croatia Croatia Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia (independence since 1991), is a sovereign state at the crossroads of Central Europe, Southeast Europe, and the Mediterranean. Its capital city is Zagreb. It is a member of the European Union. During the Cold War it was part of Yugoslavia. It is a cultural more.

What!? Both we and Serbs couldn't NOT start war in any way! - P-51IsDaBest

35 France France France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to more.

Nuclear power.

36 Colombia Colombia Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a country situated in the northwest of South America, bordered to the northwest by Panama; to the east by Venezuela and Brazil; to the south by Ecuador and Peru; and it shares maritime limits with Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica, Dominican Republic more.
37 Abqaiq
38 Italy Italy Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. more.
39 Bulgaria Bulgaria Bulgaria, officially the Republic of Bulgaria, was established in 681 ad. and since then it never changed it's name, which makes it one of the oldest countries in Europe. Located in the Balkan Peninsula between Greece, Turkey, Romania, Serbia, Macedonia and Black Sea. The Capital of Bulgaria is Sofia, more.
40 United Kingdom United Kingdom The United Kingdom (UK) is a sovereign state which consists of the political and economic union of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. It was a member of the European Union (EU) from 1973 to 2016. more.
41 Jordan Jordan Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, is an Arab kingdom in Western Asia, on the East Bank of the Jordan River.
42 Ireland Ireland Formed in 1916 after the Easter uprising, Ireland is a small country with a population of roughly 5 million.
43 Venezuela Venezuela Venezuela, officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a federal republic located on the northern coast of South America.
44 Switzerland Switzerland Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe . It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities . more.
45 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau
46 Timor-Leste Timor-Leste
47 Swaziland Swaziland
48 Nagorno-Karabakh Nagorno-Karabakh
49 Georgia Georgia Georgia is a country in the Caucasus region. Located at the crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russian Federation, to the south by Turkey and Armenia, and to the southeast by Azerbaijan. The country's capital and a largest city more.
50 Hamas
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